Cathy Castillo has been a Patient/Family Partner volunteer at Stanford Health Care since 2015, serving on the Patient/Family Advisory Council for the Emergency Department, and on the Shared Nursing Council as well as working on several short-term projects. Her focus at Stanford has been on communication between clinicians and patients or caregivers. Her experience has been as a caregiver for her husband as he recovered from a traumatic brain injury, and with other family members who experienced cancer, heart disease, diabetes, COPD, and mental disabilities. She is a writer and editor who retired after a lengthy career as director of news and publications for the Stanford Graduate School of Business.
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Friday, May 15, 2020
12:00 PM – 12:50 PM